It is applied as a pharmaceutical intermediate, in the synthesis of pharmaceutical goods such as inhibitors. It is also employed in the cross-coupling reactions of indium organometallics with 2,5-dihalopyrimidines.
John W. Goodby, et al. 5-Bromo-2-iodopyrimidine: a novel, useful intermediate in selective palladium-catalyzed cross-coupling reactions for efficient convergent syntheses.Chem. Commun.,1996,(24), 2719-2720.
Ángeles Mosquera, et al. Cross-Coupling Reactions of Indium Organometallics with 2,5-Dihalopyrimidines: Synthesis of Hyrtinadine A.Org. Lett.,2008,10(17), 3745-3748.
Indicaciones de peligro (UE): H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.
Indicaciones de precaución: P261-P280a-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.